Tag Archives: Politics/Government

“We just want to be visible”
“Solo queremos ser visibles” 

Last week, home health care workers paraded up Broadway to City Hall to cheers as part of the city’s Hometown Heroes celebration honoring healthcare and essential workers.
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A Parade of Empty Promises
Un desfile de promesas vacías

After nearly a year and a half enduring an unprecedented health and economic crisis, it has come to this.
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Cash in Question
¿Prohibición de efectivo en camino?

Cash payments at booths have been banned since the start of the pandemic, and many riders were eager for the day when they could again replenish MetroCards with dollars in hand and the help of a station agent.
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Rebel at Rest
Rebelde en reposo 

A new sculpture depicting Margaret Corbin has been unveiled on the upper plaza of David Rockefeller Linden Terrace in Fort Tryon Park.
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Decision Daze
Elección de espera

New York City residents headed to the polls on Tuesday to vote in the primary election, but might have to wait well into July for some of the results.
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Affordable Care Act (ACA) upheld
Se mantiene la Ley del Cuidado Asequible de la Salud (ACA, por sus siglas en inglés)

It’s a win for ACA – again. The U.S. Supreme Court has rejected another challenge to strike down the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
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Something Old, Something New
Algo viejo, algo nuevo

The ink is barely dry. President Biden has just signed legislation establishing Juneteenth, short for June 19th, as a U.S. federal holiday.
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Federal Food Aid
Ayuda alimentaria federal

Get it while it’s hot. The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) is serving up $28.6 billion in direct relief to restaurants and food establishments...
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“It’s all there in black and white”
“Todo está en blanco y negro”

"It's all there in black and white."

“It’s all there in black and white,” AOC told Ross. “Kobach is clear about his reason for adding the citizenship question in his correspondence to you. It has nothing to do with the DOJ. It has nothing to do with the Voting Rights Act. It’s about Congressional apportionment to immigrants...
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City economy continues decade-long growth
Economía continúa el crecimiento de una década

Continúa creciendo. La economía de la ciudad de Nueva York siguió creciendo en el cuarto trimestre de 2018...
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Census Check: New questions emerge on privacy protections
Revisión del Censo: surgen nuevas preguntas sobre protección de la privacidad

Critics of the U.S. Commerce Department said the decision to add a citizenship question to the 2020 Census violates an E-Government Act...
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“Sobering news”
“Noticias serias”

El alcalde Bill de Blasio dijo que la ciudad de Nueva York enfrenta tres incertidumbres importantes. Hablando frente a legisladores de Albany el lunes 11 de febrero...
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